James Madison University is where unique training meets
time-honored academic distinction. Located in Harrisonburg, Virginia, JMU is top-ranked among regional universities and received the Provost’s Award by the Carnegie Foundation, an honor recognizing “the collaboration between institutions of higher education and their larger communities … for the mutually beneficial exchange of knowledge and resources in a context of partnership and reciprocity.”
We have been nationally recognized for our academic studies. U.S. News & World Reporthas ranked JMU as a top public university and the third “Most Innovative school.” Overall, JMU boasts a graduation rate of 82.4%. Our Paralegal program honors the JMU tradition of excellence established since our founding in 1908. Your Paralegal Certificate will be further enhanced by JMU’s stellar reputation and tradition of excellence.
Our online certificate program is taught by leading Virginia attorneys and is designed with working adults in mind. We hold our online training classes on weekday evenings, and you are able to complete your coursework at your own pace. This program is designed to ensure that our graduates are highly competitive for employment and have a full command of various legal procedures. Our commitment is to ensure that you are getting a top-notch education from the best online paralegal school in Virginia, D.C., and surrounding areas.
About JMU’s Paralegal Certificate Instructors
The instructors that teach for the JMU paralegal certificate program are:
Top Virginia/D.C. attorneys with many years of legal experience
Chosen for their high competence of legal proceedings
Chosen for their effectiveness in the classroom, giving you the JMU advantage
Are you ready to jump-start your new career as a paralegal? JMU wants to help you pursue your educational and career goals. Don’t wait. Register now! You can also check out our on-demand informational video. Become a part of something excellent today!
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Online Paralegal Program
August 7 - December 13, 2017 Monday/Wednesday from 6:30pm - 8:30pm
“The Paralegal Certificate Program at James Madison University is time and money well spent! The classes are a convenient way for busy professionals and parents to complete the program. The instructors are knowledgeable professionals with a true interest in helping their students succeed. Within one month of completing the program, I had my dream job with a 25% increase in salary!”